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Regardless of where you are, your Northeastern network is there for you. Bond, socialize, learn, or build personal connections with your community and the global Northeastern network. Find an event to attend.

10.28.21 | 12:00PM ET

Virtual Field Trip Series: Dialogue of Civilizations – India and Nepal: Climate Change Science and Policy

Professor Auroop Ganguly discussed the Dialogue of Civilization, Northeastern’s unique short-term study abroad opportunity, that he leads. We learned about the impact climate change has on The Indian subcontinent’s diverse geography, culture, and economy, and the policies being pursued to mitigate the damage.

07.21.21 | 12PM ET

The Current State of American Policing

The last few years have brought greater public awareness to the state of policing, including police officers’ relationships with local communities, internal dynamics and policies within police departments, and the public call for increased transparency. Watch this to recording to hear from two Northeastern University experts, Professor Jack McDevitt and Professor Amy Farrell, as they shared research into the reforms sweeping through police departments across the country. Our speakers had a robust conversation about the movement towards increased accountability in policing and the impacts on both communities and police departments.

6.16.21 | 12-1pm

An exploration of James Joyce’s Ulysses

We’re channeling Dublin’s celebratory Bloomsday spirit, locally! Join Associate Professor of English at Northeastern, Patrick Mullen for an exploration of the critically acclaimed novel Ulysses through a presentation and Q&A.

5.24.2021 | 3:30PM ET

The Future of Nursing 2020-2030: Advancing Health Equity

This virtual talk featured Dr. Susan B. Hassmiller, PhD, RN, FAAN, Senior Adviser for Nursing, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and Senior Scholar-In-Residence and Senior Adviser to the President on Nursing, National Academy of Medicine. In this role, Dr. Hassmiller is serving as a key member of the leadership team for the Future of Nursing 2030 report. School of Nursing Dean, Dr. Maria van Pelt, PhD, CRNA, FAAN, will be the event host and moderator.

05.20.21 | 12PM ET/9AM PT

PAPER LANTERNS

Join us for a special discussion on the documentary film, PAPER LANTERNS: THE STORY OF 12 AMERICAN POWs AND THE MAN WHO REFUSED TO LET THEM BE FORGOTTEN. Featuring, Nobuko Saito Cleary, LA’70, Producer and Barry Frechette, Executive Producer/Co-Director. Opening Remarks by the Honorable Setsuo Ohmori, Consul General of Japan in Boston and University Welcome […]

05.19.21 | 12PM ET

NU@Noon: The Court at the Crossroads

The Supreme Court sits atop the American legal system and frequently decides cases with political implications.  How should the Court behave when its members’ views differ from those of the American public?  How will the Court rule on pending cases this term?   Dan Urman, Director of the Law & Public Policy Minor at the School […]

5.17.21 | 12-1pm

The Journey after Huntington Avenue: How Three Trailblazing Black Alumnae Found Their Paths

An aspiring news anchor turned VP. A music major now working to bridge the gap between entertainment and advocacy. A psychology major investing in her community with a bookstore. What are the commonalities between these three trailblazing black alumnae? During this virtual panel a close-knit group of friends gathered to share the role that The John D. O'Bryant African American Institute and co-op played in their personal and professional development.

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